The Balance Between Lay and Professional Control
by H. C. Hudgins, Jr. - 1978
Basic textbooks in education traditionally have referred to education as a state function. School districts are creatures of the state constitution and, more specifically, the state legislature. In order to fulfill their responsibility of providing for education, legislatures have created these local sehool districts headed by a board of education. The major responsibility of boards of education is the creation of policy not inconsistent with the constitution and statutes of the nation and the given state.
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